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“Shot Doc” Coach Magee Talks to Deadspin about the 76ers’ Markelle Fultz

Hall of Fame men’s basketball coach Herb Magee talked to Deadspin about the 76ers’ Markelle Fultz and his shooting problems. Magee is known as the “shot doc” for his legendary shooting and success working with NBA players to improve their …

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Former Student-Athlete Competes on ABC’s “Shark Tank” With Super Coffee Drink: Philadelphia Inquirer

Former student-athlete Jordan DeCicco will compete with his two brothers on ABC’s “Shark Tank” tonight to try to lure investors for their Sunniva Super Coffee drink company, The Philadelphia Inquirer reported Feb. 9. DeCicco developed the all-natural, low-sugar energy drink …

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Jefferson Students and Faculty Participate in Epson Digital Couture Event: Printing Impressions

Jefferson students and faculty members shared their designs and expertise at Epson’s  Digital Couture Event on Feb. 6, leading into New York Fashion Week, Printing Impressions reported Feb. 9. Fashion design student Patricia Franklin discussed the vibrant collection she and …

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Graphic Design Communication Seniors Named 2018 Student to Watch: Graphic Design USA

Graphic design communication seniors Peter Aston and Zachary Faust have been named to the notable list of GDUSA Students to Watch in 2018, Graphic Design USA announced Feb. 6. Read more about Aston here. Read more about Faust here.   Continue reading

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Textile Engineer Mark Sunderland to Address Epson Digital Fashion Panel: WWD

Jefferson textile engineer Mark Sunderland will discuss how digital printing is changing the fashion industry during a Feb. 6 panel discussion as part of the Epson Digital Couture fashion event leading into New York Fashion Week, WWD reported Feb. 5. Sunderland …

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Jefferson Students Will Present At Epson Digital Couture Fashion Show: Apparel News

A team of Jefferson students, including fashion designers Patricia Franklin and Alexandra Pizzigoni, will present a striking collection using the latest digital printing technology at the Epson Digital Couture Fashion Show Feb. 6, leading up to New York Fashion Week, …

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Higher Education Must Prepare Students for An Automated Future, Chancellor Spinelli Says in CNBC Commentary

Technology is transforming virtually every job in every industry, and colleges and universities must meet this challenge by developing the skills students need to succeed in a rapidly evolving job market, Chancellor Stephen Spinelli Jr. wrote in a Feb. 2 …

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What Are Top Business Leaders Reading This Year? Drs. Spinelli and Klasko Share Their Lists with Philadelphia Magazine

Chancellor Stephen Spinelli Jr. and President and CEO Steve Klasko share what’s on their 2018 reading lists in a Philadelphia magazine story on this year’s must-read books of top business leaders.   Continue reading

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Dr. Bon Ku Leads JeffDESIGN Program That Combines Medical Training with Design: Next City, Architectural Digest

Dr. Bon Ku, associate professor and director of JeffDESIGN, an innovative program to teach medical students to apply design thinking to solve healthcare challenges, was featured in a Jan. 22 Next City article. Ku, an emergency room physician, worked with Sidney …

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University Hemp Initiative Seeking Commercial Applications: Reading Eagle

Jefferson (Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University) is partnering with Lehigh University and the Pennsylvania Hemp Industry Council on ways to make hemp production commercially viable, The Reading Eagle reported Jan. 19.
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